Well, what an exciting February this was for our area. First, we had an evening of beauty when the rain started to freeze, adding sparkle to everything. It looked like a wonderland. Then transformers started to blow all around the city.

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Free screening A free asthma screening and education event will be held Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Kohl's parking lot at 4227 Washington Road in Evans.

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South Carolina considering banon 'upskirting' COLUMBIA - Secretly taking a photo or video from underneath a woman's skirt would be banned under the state's anti-peeping statutes, if a bill proposed March 12 becomes law in South Carolina. Rep.

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The multicolored basketball glided smoothly around Harlem Globetrotter Anthony "Buckets" Blakes' torso and under his legs as he stood in a circle in the middle of North Augusta Elementary School's outdoor basketball court.

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WHY DID YOU CHOOSE BASEBALL? Because I like baseball and because my dad played it and was pretty good at it.

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BASEBALL Today • Fox Creek High at Lakeside, 6 p.m. Friday • North Augusta High (junior varsity) vs. Lakeside, 5:30 p.m. • Fox Creek High at Wagener-Salley, 6 p.m. • North Augusta High (varsity) at Aiken, 7 p.m.

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• Foster McLane, of North Augusta, was a member of a SC Governor's School for Science and Mathematics robotics team named Team 772 which competed Feb. 26-28 in the FIRST Tech Challenge South Super-Regional Championship held in San Antonio, Texas.

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NAME: Haley Kayea SCHOOL: Our Lady of Peace GRADE: First FAVORITE CLASS: Math FAVORITE LUNCH: Homemade mac and cheese FAVORITE P.E. ACTIVITY: Relay races HOBBIES: Watching movies A ROLE MODEL OF MINE IS: my mom.

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FREE INCOME TAX PREPARATION: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday-Thursday through April 15, Aiken County Library, 314 Chesterfield St.

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FIRST MONDAYS: 6:30 p.m., American Legion Auxiliary Unit 71 meets at 333 E. Spring Grove Ave.; call Linda Smiley at (803) 279-5074 MONDAYS AND THURSDAYS: 7-9 p.m. Mondays, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursdays; St. Bartholomew's Episcopal Church, 471 W.

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Major Crimes: December reports Murder/attempted murder 1 Criminal sexual conduct 2 Robbery 3 Aggravated assault 0 Breaking and entering 3 Burglary 13 Larceny: 26 Motor Vehicle Theft: 5 Arson: 0...

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March 19-25: 24 - Owen Gambrell If you or someone you know would like to include a birthday in NA Today, call Nikasha Dicks at (706) 823-3708 or e-mail nikasha.dicks@northaugustatoday.com. The deadline to submit birthdays is 5 p.m.

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With talk of reducing the Army to pre-World War II levels and the Air Force to its lowest level ever, Rep. Joe Wilson (R-S.C.) called for a strong military in a meeting with veterans Friday in North Augusta.

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Just a sophomore, Grovetown High School's Ben Jean is starting to make his presence known.

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When Lakeside High School's Ashley Chafin made her decision about where she wanted to attend college, it meant she didn't have to choose.

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